Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/databases/phpmyadmin
To: Jaromir Dolecek <email@example.com>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/16/2004 12:15:21
On Thu, 16 Dec 2004, Jaromir Dolecek wrote:
> recommend (via RECOMMENDED and in MESSAGE) installation of php-mcrypt,
> which speeds up "cookie" authentication method
Using RECOMMENDED by default will actually make it a dependency. Since it
will be installed, no MESSAGE about it is needed (and is redundant).
If someone uses IGNORE_RECOMMENDED, then it is suggested that the package
"should not be uploaded nor otherwise be used as a binary package!"
We had discussed a variable for "suggesting" packages and if a variable is
set, then the suggestions are installed too.
Jeremy C. Reed
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